A terrible tale from the Brothers Grimm, recorded in a live performance by St. John's, Newfoundland based storyteller Dale Gilbert Jarvis in 2004. A king rides off into battle, leaving his wife and two infant sons with his extremely hungry mother.
Reviewer:William Drake Dorosh
May 1, 2007 Subject:
Not the Step Mom?
Usually the step Mom gets abused of eating children. Is a son-in-law's jealous love the true eater of Mother-in-laws? Amusing to the end this tale of the Wife and two kids hold up in the dungeon of the castle with the mother-in-law shows how stories convey the feelings of the story teller.